OREGON — On June 1 at approximately 6:14 p.m. deputies along with the Polo and Mt. Morris Fire Departments responded to a two vehicle crash with injuries at the intersection of Pines Road and Lowell Park Road. Investigation by deputies revealed that a southbound box truck driven by Jaunot Nelson, 35, of Dallas, Texas, failed to stop at the stop sign on Lowell Park Road and entered the intersection. The box truck was then struck by an eastbound vehicle traveling on Pines Road driven by Marcia Dewey, 37, of Polo. Dewey was transported to KSB Hospital by Polo EMS and subsequently air lifted to OSF Saint Anthony’s with serious injuries. A juvenile male passenger of Dewey’s vehicle was transported to a local hospital with suspected minor injuries. Nelson was issued citations for disregarding an official traffic control device and failure to stop at an intersection with a return court date issued.
On June 2 at 9:48 p.m. deputies conducted a traffic stop at Illinois Route 38 and South Beck Rd for an equipment violation. After an investigation, Abigail E. Nimerfroh, 20, of DeKalb was arrested for no valid driver’s license. Nimerfroh was also cited for no registration light. Nimerfroh was released on a signature I-bond.
On June 2 at 5:32 p.m. deputies responded to an address in the 2,000 block of West Mud Creek Road in reference to a disturbance. After further investigation Lisa Smith, 32, of Mt. Morris was placed under arrest for disorderly conduct. Smith was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in lieu of bond.
On June 3 at approximately 5:30 p.m. deputies along with Rochelle EMS responded to the intersection of South Mulford Road and East Twombly Road for a two vehicle accident with minor injuries. After investigation, it was determined that a Honda sedan, driven by Alexander Chavez, 27, of Rochelle was traveling westbound on East Twombly Road, at which time he entered the intersection after failing to stop at a stop sign. The Honda was struck by a pickup truck driven by Jeremy Good, 37, of Rochelle, who was traveling northbound on South Mulford Road. Chavez was transported to Rochelle Community Hospital where he was treated for minor injuries. Chavez was also issued citations for failure to stop at an intersection and no valid driver's license.